Saturday, 21 April 2012

Baby cards

It's week 64 over at 'Less is More' & it's a theme
this time, which is......
                           How Charming
We have to make and/or use a charm on  our project.
I decided to make & enter two baby cards. I need one for my neice
who is expecting her baby any day now. No idea if it's a boy
or girl as they wanted it to be a surprise so I made two cards.
I will probably make another larger card with their names
or the baby's name etc.but I have a choice now at least. I was in
 need of spare baby ones anyway so these will come in  handy
 at some point I am sure.
Both cards are made using a Pink Petticoat image. It's a sweet babyelephant which I have had for a while now.
The first card is a girl's card coloured in my fav pink again lol. I used
Copics to colour the image and added some glamour dust and
 chalked the edge of the nestie too. A tiny hearts cuttled matt layer
behind it and a pink satin ribbon also. I added a cute 'tiny feet' charm I
have had for ages, I love it for baby cards.
The second card was made the same way except I used a labels two
nestie to cut the main image and a square nestie matt under that one.  A
sweet 'baby pram' charm & an organza ribbon complete the card.
I am so lucky to have a choice of  quite a few charms as I make bookmarks
with them on. I have so many now as I just cannot resist them lol.What
a great surprise when I looked at the LIM challenge this week, I was a
 very happy bunny  :)
We are off to see my first grandson tomorrow , saw my 2nd grandson two days ago
& had a long cuddle. We are also babysitting for both of them soon.... happy days !!!!
ps. Oh oh I just looked on the ribbon girl site..............now I NEED more
'stuff' !!!!....... sighs.






28 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous,love the fabulous image.xxx

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  2. These are both really sweet Viv, it's a cute image and looks fab in either colour!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. ooo two super little cards love both colours ... just doing a bit of blog hopping ... hope you have a great weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  4. Stunning cards Viv love them xx Jan

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  5. Hola Viv, muy bien con tu español:D you're a good student:D.
    Ooooh viv what beautiful and sweet cards, i think this year your family is surounded of babies :D. They are the happiness of the home:D
    A warm hug my good student.

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  6. Two lovely cards Viv. Love the image. Callyx

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  7. They are both gorgeous Viv. Love this image and they look great against the embossed background. Fabulous charms just made for these cards.
    Lynne xxx

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  8. Cute cards and sweet little charms. xx

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  9. what sweet baby cards, viv!! the little ellie image is just adorable!

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  10. Gorgeous baby cards Viv I just love the baby elephant. That stork is very busy with your family:) Enjoy your Charlie cuddles!
    Val x

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  11. Gorgeous in both colours Viv. Enjoy your babysitting :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. Stunning baby cards, simply beautiful.... enjoy you cuddles, Hugs May x x x

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  13. These are both just lovely Viv
    Charms are perfcet on baby cards. Make them extra special
    Thank you very much
    mandi
    "Less is More"

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  14. Such cute cards, love the image. xx

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  15. Hi Viv what a gorgeous duo, so sweet!
    Anne
    x

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  16. Your cards are so stinkin' cute, just adorable and those charms are so precious!! Have fun babysitting!

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  17. Hi Viv, love those cute cards, just fab! Enjoy your visit with your grandson, they are both adorable.

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  18. Sweet cards, love the cute elephants xx

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  19. Awww Viv, these cards are gorgeous and the little charms are so sweet. I love the image too. Have fun with your gorgeous little grandsons!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  20. Both cards are super cute. x

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  21. These are sweet Viv! I like the way you attached your charm through a punched hole. Vicky x

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  22. Very sweet cards and very LIM :)

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  23. Such sweet baby cards and of course the charm is perfect for these.

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  24. Oh they are just gorgeous! lovely cards. Kim

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  25. Oh Viv! these are so GORGEOUS :) What a super little image and I love the layouts on both of them. Sarah x

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  26. Hi Viv

    Oh these are both really sweet. Love how you've attached your charm too.

    Tina
    X

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Thankyou so much for leaving a comment, everyone much appreciated :) Viv xx

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